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Friends in High Places
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written by Lindsey Merrison, 1959-; directed by Lindsey Merrison, 1959-; produced by Lindsey Merrison, 1959- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 1 hour 26 mins
“Buddhism and nat worship are like mangoes and bananas”Whether contending with a deceitful daughter-in-law, forecasting financial prospects for a tea shop, or freeing a husband from government detainment, Friends in High Places reveals the central role of nats and spirit mediums in alleviating the day to day b...
written by Lindsey Merrison, 1959-; directed by Lindsey Merrison, 1959-; produced by Lindsey Merrison, 1959- (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 1 hour 26 mins
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Gaddafi's Gamble
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produced by Mary Ann Jolley, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 39 mins
For decades an enemy of the West, Libya is now desperately trying to rejoin the rest of the world. It is using its vast oil reserves -- to woo back former foes especially the United States. Gaddafi's Gamble asks: why now? The film explores the recent history of Libya, isolated since Colonel Gaddafi seized power th...
produced by Mary Ann Jolley, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 39 mins
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General Report I
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directed by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1976), 2 hours 29 mins
Shot in the months following Franco's death, whose regime had ruled Spain for nearly 40 years, Pere Portabella's landmark documentary combines clandestinely filmed footage of public protests with extensive conversations between politicians as they try to determine how to transition from a dictatorship to a democra...
directed by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 1976), 2 hours 29 mins
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General Report II
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directed by Pere Portabella; produced by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 2 hours 6 mins
A fascinating investigation of the economic, political, social, and environmental crises currently affecting Europe, Catalan filmmaker Pere Portabella's new documentary updates and expands the scope of its 1976 predecessor, positing that European reality today is every bit as unhinged as it was 40 years ago.
directed by Pere Portabella; produced by Pere Portabella (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2016), 2 hours 6 mins
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Great Speeches Video Series, Volume 15
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produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 54 mins
For over 25 years, The Great Speeches Video Series has proved an invaluable instructional tool for Speech Communicators. This program contains Barack Obama's "A More Perfect Union" speech; Ronald Reagan's "Tear Down This Wall!" speech; Hillary Clinton's 2008 DNC address; Michael Huckabee's 2008 RNC address; and Lo...
produced by Educational Video Group, in Great Speeches Video Series (United States: Educational Video Group, 2009), 1 hour 54 mins
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If It Fits
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written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by Mark Erder, fl. 1978 and John Marshall, 1932-2005; produced by Hugh Carter Donahue, fl. 1989 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 58 mins
The once thriving industrial town of Haverhill, Massachusetts on the Merrimack River now resembles, in the words of one of the film's subjects, "a ghost town where you expect to see tumbleweeds come rolling down Main Street." This film examines a dying industrial town and its politicians' search for votes over suc...
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by Mark Erder, fl. 1978 and John Marshall, 1932-2005; produced by Hugh Carter Donahue, fl. 1989 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1978), 58 mins
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Inside the Khmer Rouge
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written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1990), 44 mins
Inside the Khmer Rouge takes an in-depth look at the history, domination, and current status of the Khmer Rouge (a Communist regime) in Cambodia. The film features revealing interviews with soldiers of both the modern Khmer Rouge and those who fight in opposition.
written by Shari Robertson, fl. 1987-2010 and David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; directed by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014; produced by David A. Feingold, fl. 1981-2014 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 1990), 44 mins
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Journey to North Korea 2012
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directed by Justin Wong, fl. 2008-2012 and Alan Lee, fl. 2012; produced by Shum Fei-fung, fl. 2014, Phoenix Satellite Television (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, 2012), 55 mins
North Korea's attempted rocket launch on 13th April, 2012 drew much worldwide attention. Phoenix TV was invited to witness this significant moment and recorded the highlights before and after the rocket launch. However, this anticipated launch was later confirmed to be a failure, and the quick admission on this by...
directed by Justin Wong, fl. 2008-2012 and Alan Lee, fl. 2012; produced by Shum Fei-fung, fl. 2014, Phoenix Satellite Television (Hong Kong (State): Phoenix Satellite Television Company Limited, 2012), 55 mins
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Kalahari Family, Part 2, End of the Road
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written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by John Marshall, 1932-2005 and Claire Ritchie, fl. 1991; produced by Lorna Jean Marshall, 1898-2002 and John Marshall, 1932-2005, in Kalahari Family, Part 2 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 57 mins
John Marshall is reunited with Toma's family in 1978. Like a majority of Ju/'hoansi, they have settled at Tjum!kui, an administrative post run by the South African government. They came looking for water, jobs and an easier life, but found poverty, malnutrition and violence. Desperate for a more stable existence,...
written by John Marshall, 1932-2005; directed by John Marshall, 1932-2005 and Claire Ritchie, fl. 1991; produced by Lorna Jean Marshall, 1898-2002 and John Marshall, 1932-2005, in Kalahari Family, Part 2 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2001), 57 mins
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Kikulacho - The Bite Within
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directed by Murad Rayani, 1972- (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Shadow Films, 2010), 55 mins
An exploration of leadership and corruption in Kenya, resonating withe the recent general elections, and showing how people can shape institutions and leadership to realize their dreams. A story of hope and triumph as common people shape their own destiny.
directed by Murad Rayani, 1972- (Johannesburg, Gauteng: Shadow Films, 2010), 55 mins
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